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Bishops By Age


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
27 Aug 1925 Andrea Cardinal Cordero Lanza di MontezemoloArchpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}, Roman Curia
2 Feb 1926 Miguel Cardinal Obando Bravo, S.D.B.Archbishop Emeritus of Managua
20 Jan 1927 Archbishop Paolo GiglioApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Egypt, Arab Republic of
7 Jun 1927 Bishop Leovigildo López Fitoria, C.M.Bishop Emeritus of Granada
12 Sep 1933 Bishop Bernardo Hombach LütkermeierBishop Emeritus of Granada
19 Jun 1934 Bishop Rubén López ArdónBishop Emeritus of Esteli
6 Sep 1939 Archbishop Luigi TravaglinoApostolic Nuncio to Monaco
14 Nov 1941 Bishop César Bosco Vivas RobeloBishop of León en Nicaragua
14 May 1943 Archbishop Jean-Paul Aimé GobelApostolic Nuncio to Egypt, Arab Republic of
4 Dec 1943 Bishop Pablo Ervin Schmitz Simon, O.F.M. Cap.Vicar Apostolic of Bluefields
23 Jun 1946 Bishop Juan Abelardo Mata Guevara, S.D.B.Bishop of Esteli
11 Aug 1946 Archbishop Henryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to Sweden
15 Jul 1947 Bishop David Albin Zywiec Sidor, O.F.M. Cap.Auxiliary Bishop of Bluefields
21 Dec 1948 Bishop Carlos Enrique Herrera Gutiérrez, O.F.M.Bishop of Jinotega
7 Mar 1949 Leopoldo José Cardinal Brenes SolórzanoArchbishop of Managua
29 Jun 1954 Bishop Pedro Joaquin Hernández Cantarero, C.M.F.Vicar Apostolic of Darién, Panama
28 Apr 1958 Bishop Silvio José Báez Ortega, O.C.D.Auxiliary Bishop of Managua
10 May 1960 Archbishop Fortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua
23 Mar 1961 Bishop Jorge Solórzano PérezBishop of Granada
19 Apr 1965 Bishop René Sócrates Sándigo JirónBishop of Juigalpa
27 Nov 1966 Bishop Rolando José Álvarez LagosBishop of Matagalpa

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